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The 5th annual CASTeL Science Teaching Summer School will take place in DCU in June. To register and find more information please email: email@example.com, register online at www.dcu.ie/castel/events/teacher-workshops.shtml or call 01-700 5276.
Celebrate the International Year of Light with UCD Science on 23rd May 11am – 3pm. They are offering you an exciting and entertaining programme of talks, exhibits, interactive demonstrations and tours. Light & Shadow allows you to explore light in nature, technology, communication, health and art. Although this is a FREE event you must register in advance in order to attend.
Saffron Travel run an exclusive Science Programme in Belgium and are offering a free research tour for teachers. Register here for more information and you will be contacted with full itinerary details. Bookings are based on a first come first served basis.
Sponsored by the SSPC, the Faculty of Science and Engineering and Dept. of Chemical and Environmental Sciences, University of Limerick and Pharmachemical Ireland, the 9th Chemistry Demonstration Workshop will be held at the University of Limerick on the 15th-19th June. Registration now open!
The Innovation Academy, UCD Professional Certificate and Diploma for Entrepreneurial Educators is now open for applications.
Interactive Methods and Practical Approaches to Communication and Thinking: PDST Numeracy conference will take place in The Killeshin Hotel in Portaoise on Saturday 25th April from 9.30am - 3.30pm. Keynote by Dr Terry Maguire, creator of 'Maths Eyes'. Register: http://www.pdst.ie/conferences